SUVs with hard-core off-road ability are making a comeback. The latest is the Toyota Fortuner.
Little Renault is a loveable thing, but the French character that makes it interesting also limits its appeal to Kiwi drivers.
It will make you smile but think of this grunty Toyota as a middle-age-crisis family wagon with a tray.
Audi is already shuffling its other models around to make space for production of its first EV-SUV.
A moment of silence - or perhaps some diesel clatter - as we mark the end of Defender production after 68 years.
What are the factors behind the rise and rise of Ranger in the sales charts?
The last Land Rover Defender, the famous 4x4 known the world over, has rolled off the production line.
An eye for the unusual got Timaru man Alan Dunn interested in his Chevrolet SSR.
Maintenance and maybe a little practice can save you a lot of grief at the boat ramp.
Never mind the outlandish face - there's a host of new safety technology in the Land Cruiser VX.
Who says SUVs have to be diesel? A new concept-car from VW can go off-roading on all-electric power.
Wishes can come true: a double-cab ute version of the Jeep Wrangler is being launched in NZ next month.
Multi-Purpose Vehicles don't sell in great numbers in this market. But maybe they should.
Wanaka trolley fans wheeling out new designs.
Two major carmakers are pursuing the lifestyle ute market with forthcoming models.
Here's the Hilux that Mad Max would use to bring the firewood in.
Which is better, the newly revised Mitsubishi Outlander or the realigned Subaru Forester?
New driver-focused model from Range Rover is powered by the supercharged V6 engine from the F-Type S.
This big eight-seater is potentially the best people-mover on the market in New Zealand.
We describe what it's like to drive Mercedes-Benz' new BMW X6-buster, the GLE 350d Coupe?
The new flagship BT-50 GSX is part-workhorse, part anti-fashion statement.
"I switch off from life and business, get in my boat and think, 'right, let's go skiing'."
OPINION: Utes may be thirsty and heavy but we love them and that has a lot to do with the failings of modern SUVs.
SUVs have gone viral to every market niche and we put two of the latest compact examples - a Honda and a Suzuki - head-to-head.
When Ken Rowe retired he set off in his 30-foot launch and "disappeared into the Sounds"
In the final part of our series talking to seafarers about their boats, Kat Duggan talks to a boatie with a need for speed.
Lexus as aggressive as Mercedes-Benz in launching of a number of new SUV models to target the fastest growing sector of the luxury car market.
Kia reveals the latest in its long line of superhero-inspired ways to make its cars look worse.
Toyota is playing the field by continuing to offer the Prado SUV with both petrol and diesel power.
In the fourth part of our series talking to seafarers about their boats, Kat Duggan learns about one man's love for the ocean.